Wilderness First Responder Hybrid

80-Hours

This is a Hybrid course with 30-hours of self-paced on line work followed by a 5-day intensive session and is certified through Desert Mountain Medicine.  This is the quintessential certification for trip leaders, outdoor educators and guides traveling further into the backcountry and leading multi-day trips in remote locations.  This course covers many wilderness specific skills like; reducing dislocated shoulders, performing focused spine assessments, and anaphylaxis and Epinephrine training.  There will be a lot of time spent in skills stations and scenarios to reinforce the classes and pre-course work

This is a 3-Year Certification through

May 16-20 2022, Crested Butte, Colorado

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Course Price: $800

WFR Recertification Hybrid

24-Hours

This is a Desert Mountain Medicine hybrid course with 8-hours of self-paced on online course work followed by a 2-day intensive review of the WFR curriculum.  Most topics are covered through hands on scenarios with debrief review points.  

This is a 3-Year Certification through

May 24, 25, 2022 Crested Butte, Colorado

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Course Price: $350

Widerness First Aid & CPR

16-Hours

This course is for outdoor educators or guides leading single day and weekend trips into the backcountry.  This course covers patient assessment, trauma, medical, and environmental problems and provides evacuation criteria for these problems.  Participants will engage in skills sessions and scenarios to practice essential skills.  Participants will gain confidence in  patient assessment and decision making for their patients, while covering specific care while in wilderness settings

This is a 2-Year Certification through the 

November 18 and 19, 2021, Crested Butte, Colorado

Course Price: $200.

First Aid Wilderness Introduction & CPR

8-Hours

This 1-day course offers standard certification but delves into wilderness medicine topics including patient assessment and evacuation criteria.  This course will cover Trauma, Medical, and Environmental Concerns with a limited amount of hands on skills practice and scenario time.  This is a good course for those only going short distances into the backcountry where a rescue or outside resources can be slightly delayed.  

This is a 2-Year Certification through the 

Course Cancelled! November 17, 2021, 8:00am-5:00pm, Crested Butte, Colorado

Course Price: $100.

Standard First Aid & CPR

4-Hours

This course is designed for those people mostly sticking to the front country and have quick access to an ambulance.  Basic life support skills of cardio pulmonary resuscitation, rescue breathing, and airway management will be covered as well as recognizing emergencies and some simple assessment skills and treatments.  This is the most basic course for people requiring minimum certification.

This is a 2-Year Certification through the 

November 16, 2021, 1:00-5:00pm, Crested Butte, Colorado.

Course Price: $60.